Originally Posted by jd_24
I'm curious on this as well. Edmunds Forum had a posting on this a couple months ago?? Seems the shop put a filter on for a Forester. The implied difference being the wrong filter type might allow the oil to drain back out of the filter.
Please correct me if I'm wrong, but I thought i had read that the 2012 2.0l Impreza and the forester used the same oil filter.